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Quality Control Analyst

Switzerland   •  €35 - €40 per hour  •  Contract/Temporary, Full time

Job Title: QC Analyst II Microbiology
Location - Stein , Switzerland 
CHF 35,86 - 40,34CHF /HR
Duration 12 - 18 months 
Languages Basic (oral and written) in English; fluent in local language - German (oral and written)

Execution of assigned tasks in the quality control laboratory in accordance with cGxP regulations. Performance of laboratory specific activities such as analyses, maintenance, calibration, and qualification of analytical equipment.
Specific major accountabilities

  • Perform and document lab analysis (standard and more complex techniques)
  • Support analytical investigations and OOx
  • Implementation of innovative DP/DS methods from development
  • Participation in co-validation activities or analytical transfers


  • Sample storage and management
  • Analytical testing and documentation of API / drug substance / drug product / finished product / Complaints / stability / packaging material samples
  • Ensure all activities in compliance with cGxP, incl. data integrity


  • Comply with all HSE guidelines
  • Detect and report potential accident, risks and propose solutions
  • Responsible for participating in initial training and retraining

Key Performance Indicators (Indicate how performance for this role will be measured)

  • Orders are processed correctly and quickly
  • no waiting times due to wrong or delayed order
  • Deadline adherence rate: orders completed on time, all missed deadlines reported in good time, the shortest possible lead time
  • Ensure constant readiness for inspection, no critical complaints from superiors and inspectors
  • Consistently follow the GMP and GSU guidelines, as well as the SOPs, no critical irregularities
  • Finding and implementing optimization options to reduce costs
  • Completed training plan.

Relevant Experience 

  •  Previous experience working in a laboratory environment in the pharmaceutical industry (quality assurance, production), aseptic technique; microbiological analysis. - Preferred.

Education & Qualification

  • Completed apprenticeship as a laboratory assistant or equivalent training


  • Collaboration; result-oriented
  • Administrative activities and GMP and HSE-compliant, efficient production and documentation of standardized tasks in the infrastructure
  • Breakthrough Analysis; Being Resilient; Operational Excellence; Continuous Learning; Digital & Tech Savvy
  • Laboratory equipment; Quality Control (QC) Testing; Quality Control Sampling; knowledge of TQM and related industry GxP standards and processes; Laboratory Excellence; Quality decision making

For further details, please contact Rudo Urayayi on   +44(0)1727 817 616  or email a copy of your CV to rurayayi@achieva.co.uk

  • Agency: Achieva Group Limited
  • Reference: RU-102
  • Posted: 11th November 2022
  • Expires: 9th December 2022

Achieva Group Limited

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